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GovDocsComics_FindingAid

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GovDocs Comic Finding Aid

Starr Hoffman

1.23.2007

 

This is a rough finding aid for government-produced comics. I'm adding to it as I discover titles. For more on this project, see my GovDocs Comics research page.

 

note: as of 1.11.07, all comics listed are available at the UNT Libraries

 

Sprocket man: CPSC comics.

Corporate author: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

Washington, D.C. :; U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 1994.

28 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

English

Abstract: Superhero teaches about bicycle safety.

GovDoc: Y 3.C 76/3:2 SP 8/994

GovDoc: Y 3.C 76/3:2 SP 8

OCLC: 30910204

PURL: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS20864 (download pdf, version with b/w cover)

 

The adventures of the garbage gremlin: recycle and combat, a life of grime.

Corporate author: United States.; Environmental Protection Agency.

Washington, DC :; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1991.

15 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: EP 1.17:530-SW-90-024

OCLC: 25464219

URL: http://www.epa.gov/epaoswer/non-hw/recycle/gremlin/gremlin.htm (download pdf, version with color cover, but b/w photocopied pages; print version at UNT is in color)

PURL: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS584

 

Wishes & rainbows.

Story adaptation: Stephen Devaux

Art: Adam Redjinski

Story: Karen Carpenter-Beck

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.

Boston : Public Services Dept., Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, 1981.

16 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm. + 1 teacher's guide (6 p. ; 31 cm.)

English

Abstract: Uses a story about people in a colorless world finding colored flowers to introduce basic economic concepts. Adapted from a story of the same title by Debra Carpenter-Beck published in The Ledger, September 1980.

LC: HB183

GovDoc:

OCLC: 11354548

URL: http://www.bos.frb.org/education/pubs/wishes.pdf

URL (teacher guide): http://www.bos.frb.org/education/pubs/roota.pdf

 

Once upon a dime.

Art: Claude Martinot

Story: John Martin

Art/Story adaptation: Al Wenzel

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York : Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2006 (ninth printing).

23 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.

English

Abstract: Uses several stories about people on a fictional tropical island to explain economic aspects likes currency, banks, and inflation.

GovDoc:

OCLC: 20814111

 

The story of the federal reserve system.

Story: Ed Steinberg; Steven Malin

Art: Jesse Chen

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York, NY : Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2006 (fourth printing).

23 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: FR 2.2/2:F 31/2006 x

OCLC: 70560545

 

Too much, too little: a trip in back time to the origins of the Federal Reserve System.

Story adaptation: Daniel Rosen; Richard Trainer

Art: Al Wenzel

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York City : Public Information Dept., Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2006 (reprint; 1989, 1993).

23 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

English

Abstract: Adapted from the 1985 video OCLC: 13112348; video description: With dramatizations, rare footage, and stills, shows how too much or too little money in the economy has plagued the United States throughout its history. Tells how the Federal Reserve System regulates this balance. Concepts are exemplified as two teenagers buy and sell an automobile.

LC: HG540

GovDoc:

OCLC: 48401938

 

The story of foreign trade and exchange.

Story: Cedric Fan

Art: Shepsil Scheinberg)

Story revision: Steven Malin and Radhika Mithal

Art revision: Jesse Chen

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York, N.Y. : Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2006 (third printing).

23 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: FR 2.2/2:F 76/2006 x

OCLC: 70556778

 

A penny saved: why and how we save and how saving helps the U.S. economy.

Story: Ed Steinberg

Art: Shepsil Scheinberg

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York, NY : Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2006 (seventh printing).

23 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: FR 2.2/2:P 38/2006

OCLC: 70289352

 

The story of banks.

Story: Gail Donovan

Art: Norman Nodel

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York, N.Y. : Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Public Information Dept., 2005 (eighth printing).

23 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: FR 2.2/2:B 22/2005

OCLC: 70296179

 

The story of money.

Story revision: Ed Steinberg

Art revision: Norman Nordel

Art: Al Wenzel

Story: D.H. Friedman; Charles J. Parnow

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York, N.Y. : Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2006 (ninth printing).

21 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc:

OCLC: 43557187

 

The story of checks and electronic payments.

Story: Gail Donovan

Story revision: Steven Malin; Robin Francis; Thomas Connolly

Art: Jesse Chen

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York, N.Y. : Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2005 (fourth printing).

23 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.

English

Abstract: Educational comic book explains why people use checks; how to write a check; how to manage and balance a checking account; the role of the Federal Reserve in processing checks; how electronic funds transfers are making it easier to make payments in the United States.

GovDoc: FR 2.2/2:C 41/2005

OCLC: 74343024

 

The story of monetary policy.

Story: Ed Steinberg

Story revision: Steven Malin

Art: Jesse Chen

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York : Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2006 (first printing; revised edition).

23 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: FR 2.2/2:M 29/2006 x

OCLC: 70555217

 

The story of inflation.

Story: Ed Steinberg

Story revision: Steven Malin

Art: Jesse Chen

Corporate author: Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

New York, N.Y. : Public Information Department, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2006 (first printing; revised edition).

23 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: FR 2.2/2:I 3/2006

OCLC: 70295715

 

McGruff's surprise party.

Corporate author(s): United States.; Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration.; Office for Substance Abuse Prevention. ; United States.; Bureau of Justice Assistance. ; Custom Comic Services.

Rockville, MD : U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, Office for Substance Abuse Prevention ; [Washington, D.C.?] : U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance, 1989.

12 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.

English

Series: DHHS publication ;; no. (ADM) 89-1617;

Abstract:

GovDoc: HE 20.8002:M 17

OCLC: 21066841

 

PS the preventive maintenance monthly.

Corporate author(s): United States.; Dept. of the Army. ; USAMC Logistics Support Activity.

[Lexington, Ky. :; Dept. of the Army ;; Washington, D.C. :; Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., distributor, 1900s- print.

Redstone Arsenal, AL :; Dept. of the Army, 1999- electronic.

Frequency: Monthly

Electronic coverage as of Aug. 14, 2001: Issue 554 (Jan. 1999)-

Series: : TB ;; 43-PS; Variation: Army TB ;; 43-PS. print

Series: TB ;; 43-PS; Variation: Army TB ;; 43-PS. electronic

English

Abstract: The Preventive Maintenance Monthly is an official publication of the Army, providing information for all soldiers assigned to combat and combat support units and all soldiers with unit maintenance and supply duties. The magazine covers issues concerning maintenance, maintenance procedures and supply problems. Much of this information appears in comic format. Imprint varies: Lexington, Ky., -19 ; Redstone Arsenal, AL,

ISSN: 0475-2953 print

LCCN: 61-40228 print

LCCN: 2001-230993 electronic

PURL: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS5736

GovDoc: D 101.87: both

OCLC: 4507968 print

OCLC: 44653988 electronic

 

The 9 lives of El Gato the Cat: a fire safety comic book.

Corporate author: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

Washington, D.C. : U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 1988.

20 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: Y 3.C 76/3:2 F 51/2

OCLC: 18964261

 

The processing and recovery of Jon Thomas--cool cat.

Story: Troy Marceleno

Corporate author: United States.; Environmental Protection Agency.

Washington : U.S. Environmental Protection Agency : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1972.

36 p. : ill. ; 21 x 27 cm.

English

Abstract: An environmental protection publication (SW-4ts) in the solid waste management series.

GovDoc: EP 1.17:4 TS

OCLC: 3859029

 

The future is now.

Corporate author: United States.; Social Security Administration.

[Washington, D.C.] :; United States Social Security Administration, 1969.

24 p. : digital, HTML file. print available at UNT

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: SSA 1.2:F 98/3

OCLC: 71825640

PURL: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS74577

 

Rex Morgan, M.D. talks about your unborn child!

Corporate author: United States.; Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms.

[Washington, D.C.] : Dept. of the Treasury, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, 1980.

16 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.

English

Abstract: A comic book is designed to inform expectant parents about the effects of heavy drinking on the physical and mental status of the infant and Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. Drinking during pregnancy can affect the health of the unborn child. Prenatal care and appropriate medical attention are recommended. (kbc).

GovDoc: T 70.2:C 43

OCLC: 9008920

 

"Piense primero en su hijo que esta por nacer--" : dice el Dr. Rex Morgan.

Corporate author: United States.; Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms.

[Washington, D.C.?] : Dept. of the Treasury, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms ; Rockville, Md. : National Clearinghouse for Alcohol Information (NCALI) distributor, 1980.

16 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.

Spanish

Abstract: A comic book is designed to inform expectant parents about the effects of heavy drinking on the physical and mental status of the infant and Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. Drinking during pregnancy can affect the health of the unborn child. Prenatal care and appropriate medical attention are recommended.

GovDoc: T 70.2:C 43/Spanish

OCLC: 9092952

 

The perils of Pip: preventing poisoning : introducing Pip, the magic safety elephant!

Corporate author: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

Washington : Consumer Products Safety Commission : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1978.

16 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: Y 3.C 76/3:2 P 66

OCLC: 3936876

 

Mark Trail tells the story of a fish in trouble.

Story: Herb Reichelt

Art: Jack Elrod

Corporate author: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

[Washington, D.C.?] : U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Dept. of the Interior, 1992.

14 p. : chiefly ill. ; 22 x 28 cm.

English

Abstract:

GovDoc: I 49.2:F 52/20; I 49.2:F 52/19

OCLC: 26041097

 

Su familia se merece los mejores alimentos!

Corporate author: National Cancer Institute (U.S.)

[Bethesda, Md.?] : Institutos Nacionales de la Salud, Instituto Nacional del Cáncer, 1995.

15 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.

English

Series: Publicación del NIH ;; no. 95-3760S; Variation: NIH publication ;; no. 95-3760 S.

Abstract: Translation of: Your family deserves the best food!

GovDoc: HE 20.3152:F 21/3/SPAN.

OCLC: 32849699

 

El trastorno de pánico: existe, puede ser tratado.

Corporate author: National Institute of Mental Health (U.S.)

Rockville, MD (5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville 20857) : National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Mental Health, 1996.

8, 2 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.

Spanish

Abstract: Comic book about panic disorders.

GovDoc: HE 20.8102:P 19/4/SPAN.

OCLC: 35994084

 

Los protectores del planeta generan menos desechos desde un principio! : una historia sobre la reutilización en la tierra.

(Solid waste management: classroom materials.)

Corporate author: United States.; Environmental Protection Agency.

2001

Series: Variation: Planet protectors club.

8 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Abstract: Comic / coloring book. Intended to help elementary students learn about reducing, reusing, and recycling solid waste.

Standard number: EPA530-K-99-006S (student booklet Los protectores del planeta generan menos desechos)

GovDoc: EP 10.2:P 69/SPAN. EP 1.2:P 69/10/SPAN.

LC: TD793.2

OCLC: 50914957

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